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Old 09-08-2006, 11:27 PM   #1
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towing cap on 2002 tj 4.0?

i have a 2002 tj with 35 x-terrain and 6 inchs of total lift. i was wondering the towing cap on vehicle.ive read somewhere that my car is rated for 2000 pounds, but i have a boat that ways a little more. so does anyone tow any thing big with there jeep, like a boat.

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Towed a 16 foot trailer with mine for a dump run. Had no problem at all towing it loaded just had a problem it being a windy day and the trailer was like a sail. I just stayed on the back roads. Not really sure of the actualy towing capacity but the trailer loaded weighed in at about 3500 and the jeep didnt even struggle.

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yeah 2000 is right i think but unless you have regeared it with those 35 that 4.0 will struggle with towing almost anything.
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